Malala Yousafzai (Pashto: ملاله یوسفزۍ [mə ˈlaː lə . ju səf Urdu: ملالہ یوسف زئی Malālah Yūsafzay) ): Pakistani school pupil and education activist from the town of Mingora in the Swat District of Pakistan's northwestern Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province.
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Read June 2014 I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up For Education And Was Shot By The Taliban Recounts her life growing up and watching the Taliban gain power and eventually criminalize the education of girls.
Happy Birthday Malala! Malala has served as an inspiration for children and parents around the world. Since 2009 the Taliban had launched a violent campaign against girls’ education and attacked more than 800 schools in the northwestern region of Pakistan. However, after Malala’s recovery, daughters were soon being sent back to school in the Swat Valley. Enrollment went up, with an extra 30 girls attending school, bringing the total to almost 300.